Changes that occur on skin during psoriasis
It takes 27 days for skin to replace itself with new mature skin cells. But the regions of skin affected by psoriasis the skin replace itself within 3-4 days with plenty of immature skin cells forming thick psoriatic patches.
Self-care for psoriasis
Ayurvedic tips for Psoriasis
How to prepare body scrub for psoriasis
Soap usually dries up body skin by stripping the natural oil of skin. In psoriasis the skin tends to get dried quickly. Hence body scrub made of natural ingredients helps to prevent stripping of natural oil of skin. The natural ingredients of this scrub boost immunity of skin by supplying essential nutrients and aid to remove dead skin and scales in psoriasis.
Take all the above mentioned ingredients in equal quantities by measure. Grind them to a fine powder. These can be blended in a mixer and then sieved through a thin cotton cloth. Mix 3 tea spoons of this scrub with 6 spoons of water and keep aside for 5 minutes. Scrub the body with this soft soaked homemade scrub while taking bath. Do not use soap when you use this scrub.
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